Assam an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Antwerp Zoo (Zoo Antwerpen Dierentuin)

Male ♂ Asian elephant (<em>Elephas maximus</em>) Assam at Antwerp Zoo (Zoo Antwerpen Dierentuin)

Assam
ID Number:EEP Number: 201204 - 
Species: Asian elephant (Elephas maximus)
Sex and age:Male ♂ 8 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:Antwerp Zoo (Zoo Antwerpen Dierentuin)
ArrivalAntwerp Zoo (Zoo Antwerpen Dierentuin) 2017-08-10
from Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Born:* 2012-04-13 captive-born
in Carl Hagenbecks Tierpark (Stellingen)
Birth weight (kgs and pounds): 90.00 kgs, 198.00 lbs
Parents: Hussein x Lai Sinh
Siblings through the father Hussein:
  1. 1992-03-23(F) Ratna
  2. 1995-12-25 -- † 2000-12-30 (M) Tharun
  3. 1996-01-09 -- † 1996-01-09 (M) stillborn
  4. 1996-06-04(F) Corny
  5. 1996-07-01(F) Indra (Salvana)
  6. 1996-10-17 -- † 1996-10-17 (M) stillborn
  7. 1999-11-27(F) Sandry
  8. 2001-11-09 -- † 2001-11-09 (M) noname
  9. 2003-05-14(F) Kandy
  10. 2003-06-22 -- † 2003-06-22 (M) stillborn
  11. 2004-11-26(M) Thai
  12. 2007-04-11(F) Shila
  13. 2008-11-21(M) Shah Rukh
  14. 2009-07-03(F) Rani
Siblings through the mother Lai Sinh:
  1. 2003-06-22 -- † 2003-06-22 (M) stillborn
  2. 2007-04-11(F) Shila
Assams pedigree:
P I II III

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Document updated2012-04-15: birth-weight
2012-04-29: name
2016-01-04: eep nr
2018-03-10: transfer to Antwerpen

Reference list

Koehl, D., (2020). Assam, an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at Antwerp Zoo (Zoo Antwerpen Dierentuin) in Belgium. Elephant Encyclopedia, available online retrieved 26 September 2020 at https://www.elephant.se/database2.php?elephant_id=12585. (archived at the Wayback machine)

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